Within an easy 90 minute drive of Melbourne, you can be standing on the shore of one of Australia's most scenic places - Lake Nagambie - where you can go fishing, water-skiing, sailing, rowing or canoeing or indulge in award winning wines from historic wineries such as Tahbilk, Mitchelton and Fowles or boutique vineyards such as Maygar's Hill, Longleat and Garners. Or enjoy picturesque views from the granite topped hills near Strathbogie and Violet Town, surrounded by pristine bushland.
Nagambie is the birthplace of Black Caviar - dont miss the statue erected in her honour in the main street. Nagambie is also home to a nationally renowned rowing and canoeing venue which regularly hosts state and national championships. Yet only 15 minutes away the Strathbogie Ranges offers a dramatic landscape with breathtaking views around every corner.
Picturesque villages are dotted throughout the region with wonderful history and heritage, antiques and good food and wine a plenty. From Avenel, Euroa, Longwood, Strathbogie, Ruffy, Boho and Violet Town, each boasts their own great old pubs, beautiful gardens, art galleries, museums, antique shops, cafes and lovely old buildings. Linking the entire region is the beautiful Goulburn River and within a stone's throw visitor's can enjoy the delights of the greater Goulburn River Valley - the heart of Victoria, which includes the pretty townships of Yea, Lake Eildon, Murchison, Rushworth, Seymour, Shepparton, Tallarook and Trawool.
Accommodation bookings and packages available, as well as tour bookings and activity options!
Content: Strathbogie Shire Council